Tony Schwartz, writer of The Art of the Deal
“If Trump had the power that Kim Jong-Un does, the authoritarian power and the lack of consequences if he breaks the law, I believe…I believe he would be murdering as many enemies as Kim Jong-Un does.”
“…we are counting on the America people, our fellow Americans, to climb this learning curve to realize what a threat this is…”
In an article in the Atlantic, the wonderful reporter Natasha Bertrand quotes Caroline Polisi, a defense attorney in federal and white collar cases. Bertrand asked her why Manafort would contact potential witnesses in his case.
“They can’t get it through their heads that they are not above the law and that the government is constantly monitoring them. They also can’t come to terms with the fact that they are no longer in control.”